3rd Annual

Q Fest: San Antonio LGBT International Film Festival

October 13, 2016 to October 16, 2016

 
Category

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
July 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
August 15, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes
Features: From 60 minutes to 120 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Mobile
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
Mobile
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White Print
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place

Category Rules

Narrative Feature - Drama
This category seeks to find those stories which connect to the audience in an emotional way. These should be a journey of discovery that allows the audience to understand in an empathetic way the characters desires, wants and needs. There should be a natural development of rational and realistic characters that portray the LBGTQ community. There should be plenty of dramatic conflict and defined character arcs. The portral of the LBGTQ community should be in a realistic fashion.